TAWC: Tools and Advice for Working Caregivers Preferred Providers List Preferred Providers: Pre-screened and vetted Preferred Providers are trusted elder care industry professionals whose information is available exclusively to employees of TAWC member companies.Accountants/CPAsAccounting professionals who handle personal financial matters, including preparing income tax returns, gift and estate taxes, auditing, budget analysis, and more.
Accountants/CPAsAdult Day CareDay programs that provide assistance for aging individuals, including medical, rehabilitative and nursing care needs as well as nutritional support, personal hygiene, recreation and social activities. Alzheimer’s Care and SupportDay programming for individuals with early, middle and late stage Alzheimer's disease or dementia, as well as respite care and support group services for caregivers. Assisted LivingHousing in a community setting where individuals are provided residential services such as meals, housekeeping, personal care assistance, medication management, socialization and recreation activities.Continuing Care (Life Care) Retirement Community
50 Hauppauge Road, Commack, New York 11725
Laurie Sambler - 631.715.2693 - LStambler@gurwin.org*Proposed Community
Financial Planners / Advisors
Financial professionals who assist with planning ahead to make sure you and your loved ones are financially prepared for the future. Services include retirement planning, wealth preservation strategies, investment and more.
Geriatric Care ManagersSocial work and nursing professionals who create, monitor and manage care plans for aging loved ones, including managing health and safety and advocating with medial professionals. Can also include companion home care services. Home Health CareSupportive care delivered in your loved one’s home, including skilled care provided by licensed nurses, certified home health aides, personal care assistants or companions.Home Renovations / Modifications / Age in Place AssistanceModifications that allow your loved one to age in their own home with adjustments that maintain safe mobility around their living space, such as wheelchair ramps or bathroom grab bars. Insurance – Medicare / MedigapInsurance professionals that will help guide you in selecting the right Medicare health insurance plans and supplements, such as Medigap plans, Medicare Part D Prescription drug plans and more. Long Term Care InsuranceInsurance plans which cover long term health care needs, such as care in a skilled nursing facility, assisted living community or home care. Managed Medicare and Medicaid PlansManaged Long Term Care plans covered by Medicare and/or Medicaid, including Medicare Advantage plans, prescription drug plans, and Medicaid-covered services in the community and in long term care nursing facilitiesNursing and Rehabilitation CentersFacilities that offer short-term rehabilitation following hospitalization, including physical therapy (PT) and occupational therapy (OT), as well as long-term residential placement for individuals who need skilled nursing care. Pooled Income TrustsA type of Supplemental Needs Trust that allows individuals receiving Medicaid Home Care benefits to preserve excess monthly income beyond the Medicaid limit to use for living expenses, such as rent, mortgage payments, food, recreation, etc.Reverse MortgagesA mortgage available to homeowners who are 62 years or older which allows the equity in the home to be accessed for additional income, expenses or lifestyle needs.Senior Housing SpecialistsProvide support, resources and referrals to help seniors find appropriate housing, such as subsidized or affordable housing, over 55 communities, adult homes or assisted living communities. Preferred Providers pay a nominal administrative fee. View full disclaimer.